Manheim has announced that Mike Browning has been named assistant general manager at Mississippi Auto Auction in Hattiesburg, Miss. He will report to General Manager Judy Taylor. Browning previously served as general sales manager at Greater New Orleans Auto Auction in Slidell, La.

Browning joined Manheim in 2003 as general sales manager at Greater New Orleans. He brought with him 14 years of automotive retail industry experience. During that time, he held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility, including sales manager, used-car manager and general sales manager. Browning also served as a general manager of a Toyota dealership, where he was certified by Toyota and completed the National Automobile Dealers Association’s general manager’s course.